Jack Dorsey

Twitter says President Trump has to play by the same abuse rules as everyone

“The rules are the rules, we enforce them the same way for everybody.”<p>President Donald Trump tweets like no politician ever has before, using the service at times to attack political adversaries, threaten other countries and routinely bash the media.<p>Some have called for Twitter to ban the president …

Donald Trump

Twitter says no executive privilege for Trump's tweets

The social network says the president and his controversial tweets get no special treatment -- he also must follow the company's rules.<p>Are there different rules for President Donald Trump when it comes to his controversial, bombastic and often abusive tweeting? While it may seem like it, Twitter …

Donald Trump

Twitter says its troll crackdown is working

Twitter has come under pressure for not doing enough to crack down on trolls and accounts tweeting out abusive content. In February, the company …

Ed Sheeran

Twitter says it's making progress battling abusive behavior

The social network says users have encountered significantly less harassment in the past six months.<p>Better late than never.<p>After years of struggling to manage abusive tweets, Twitter says it's made some short-term progress tackling the problem.<p>The social network said Thursday it's been clamping …

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Twitter Curbs Abusive Behavior

Twitter is succeeding in its efforts to curb trolls and other abusive users, the social giant announced on Thursday.<p>“While there is still much work …

Advertising Industry

These before-and-after photos show tech billionaires' dramatic transformations

Tech CEOs used to be infamous for their lack of style.<p>But a photo revealing how much Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has changed over the years shows that the stereotype is changing.<p>Here are 12 photos that prove how time and success changed some of tech's most famous CEOs.

Silicon Valley

How Twitter Fuels Anxiety

The anxious can often find a supportive community through tweeting, but the nature of the social media site can exacerbate symptoms.<p>In Ralph Waldo Emerson's famous essay on self-reliance, the 19th-century writer and naturalist sang the praises of spiritual isolation and the evils of distraction, …

Anxiety

Your Obsession With the Most Productive Morning Routine Could Be Holding You Back

Many successful people have daily routines, but could yours be holding you back?<p>What is the first thing that you do when you wake up? Do you check your phone for news? Start breakfast for your family? Brush your teeth?<p>As Aristotle said, "We are what we repeatedly do." Our routines often define who …

Productivity

Most Americans want Trump to dump Twitter

A majority of Americans find the president's tweets to be inappropriate, insulting and dangerous.<p>Stay away from Twitter, President Donald Trump. At least, that's what the majority of Americans would like you to do.<p>A poll by ABC News and the Washington Post found that 67 percent of Americans …

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Google rolls out new protections against phishing plugins

Another response to the Google Docs worm in May<p>Google is making it even harder to accidentally install a malicious plugin. Today, the company announced new changes to the way Google services handle plugins, adding new warnings for users and a more involved verification system for apps. The result …

Technology (India)

P&G Bought A Bad Batch Of Data; Jobs Open At Twitter For Machine Learning Expertise

<i>Here’s today’s AdExchanger.com news round-up… Want it by email? Sign up here.</i><p><b>Not-So-Close Shave</b><p>Looks like Procter & Gamble bought a bad batch of …

Machine Learning

As Twitter Turns 11, Here Are 21 Facts About It We Bet You Didn’t Know

<b>Twitter</b><p>The social networking site that makes you feel as if your favourite celebrities are just a few steps away. Once you start using it, it's …

Social Media

It's Time For A Twitter Home Run, And That Means Allowing Yelp To Save It

Twitter has floundered as a publicly traded company to provide significant growth in users, revenue and earnings. It's time to reconsider its …

Social Media

Twitter Hires Former Goldman and Intuit Exec Ned Segal as CFO | Investopedia

Goldman Sachs alums are influential not only in the White House but also in Silicon Valley, as evidenced by social media giant Twitter Inc. (TWTR) …

Anthony Noto

Technology Won't Solve the North Korea Headache - Bloomberg

Hello, Ian King here. Last week, North Korea launched a missile that may be capable of hitting Alaska. Paired with some abusive taunts aimed at the …

North Korea

Twitter Names Former Goldman Sachs Banker Ned Segal as CFO - Bloomberg

Twitter Inc. named Ned Segal, who spent 17 years at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., as chief financial officer, the second time the social media company …

Business

Twitter names Segal chief financial officer

Twitter (TWTR +3.1%) has named Ned Segal its chief financial officer to replace Anthony Noto.<p>The move's effective in late August, and Noto will …

Business

Twitter Names Intuit Exec, Goldman Alum Segal to CFO Role

Shares of <b>Twitter</b> (TWTR) are down 6 cents at $18.58 in late trading after the company this afternoon said it named a new chief financial officer, <b>Ned</b> …

Goldman Sachs

Twitter finally fills vacant CFO position | ZDNet

Former Goldman Sachs investment banker Ned Segal takes over the CFO role from Anthony Noto, who was promoted to COO last November.<p>Twitter has named …

Anthony Noto

Twitter names Ned Segal as new CFO

Twitter has announced the appointment of Ned Segal as as its new chief financial officer, who will succeed the current incumbent Anthony Noto, in …

Anthony Noto

Twitter’s new CFO has tweeted a whopping 21 times

Twitter has a hired a new chief financial officer. <b>His name is Ned Segal and, before today, he worked as a senior vice president at Intuit.</b> <i>Recode</i> first reported the news, and Jack Dorsey confirmed it via a tweet.<p>So who is this Segal fella? He's taking over for Anthony Noto, who's had the gnarly job …

Anthony Noto

Twitter hires new chief financial officer

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter hired Ned Segal, who served as senior vice president of finance at Intuit, as its chief financial officer.<p>The new hire, which …

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Twitter Hires A New CFO After An Eight-Month Search

Eight months after starting its search for a new CFO, Twitter has finally hired one.<p>The man picked for the job, Ned Segal, most recently worked for Intuit as SVP of finance. Before that he spent a long time at Goldman Sachs.<p>Segal's hiring frees Twitter COO Anthony Noto from the burden of holding …

Business

Square looks sharp to investors

Square — you know, the other company that’s run by Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey — stood out among Bay Area stocks Tuesday, as an analyst that …

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Twitter names former Goldman Sachs exec as new chief financial officer

Twitter has hired a former Goldman Sachs executive as its new chief financial officer, citing his "track record of driving profitable growth".<p>Ned Segal will join Twitter in late August, taking over the role from Anthony Noto, who is currently both CFO and chief operating officer at the social …

Goldman Sachs

Fintech payments startup unicorn Stripe is targeting China with WeChat Pay and Alipay tie-up (and its trillion dollar-spending mobile shoppers)

The unicorn payments startup founded by two Irish brothers, Stripe, is tapping up the potentially lucrative mobile payments market in China, adding …

Banking

Square's Caviar Now Lets Customers Order Ahead ... And That's a Big Deal

Investors in <b>Square Inc</b> (NYSE: SQ) have had good reason to celebrate this year. Shares in the payment processing company are up more than 70% year-to-date. The company's meteoric rise has been powered by its strong revenue and earnings growth reported in recent quarters. In Square's 2017 first …

Stocks

7 CEOs Who Practically Work for Free -- The Motley Fool

Some top executives make far less than you'd expect -- but they more than make up for it with their stock ownership and other compensation.<p>It's …

Stocks

Confidence is one of the biggest challenges facing the industry right now says MoPub's global programmatic demand lead

Last month, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey announced at Cannes Lions that they would be ‘doubling down’ on ad tech, and their global programmatic demand lead, …

Advertising

Taking On Investors Could Hurt Your Job Security As A Founder

There is much talk about entrepreneurs constantly on the hunt for capital. While alternative funding is often demonized due to its costs, the founders benefit from keeping control.<p>Control is a good thing—provided you’re in control. If the steering wheel is slipping from your grasp, outside …

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